| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Dr. Peter O. Kwiterovich Jr., an internationally known expert on lipid disorders who was the founder and director of the Johns Hopkins Lipid Clinic and was an early advocate for routine cholesterol screening in children, died Friday of prostate cancer...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Virginia has become a magnet for the craft beer industry, according to the Virginia Tourism Corporation.
The state now has 82 breweries with more opening every year, says the state agency, which has designated August as Virginia Craft Beer Month. A...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:14 PM
— Gov. Terry McAuliffe has enlisted two cabinet members to explore ways the state can help Veterans Affairs medical centers in Virginia, two of which have longer-than-desired wait times.
Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs John C. Harvey Jr....
| Jul 12, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Every July, Norm Wood ranks the top 15 high school football recruits in the state.
1. Josh Sweat | DE
High school: Oscar Smith (Chesapeake)
Height/Weight: 6-foot-5/240 pounds
College situation: You name the big-time Division I program, he probably...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Old Dominion, entering its first Conference USA season, was picked to finish fifth in the East Division. Marshall was picked to win the East, while North Texas was picked to win the West. The voting was conducted by the league’...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 9:39 AM
Friday recap: Virginia State Police have identified the gunman who they say killed a Virginia Tech police officer and himself Thursday.
Investigators say Ross Truett Ashley of Radford shot and killed officer Deriek Crouse, and then took his own life....
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Rising senior Kane Miskel of King’s Fork High committed to Old Dominion, VirginiaPreps.com reported.
The 6-foot-2 athlete from Suffolk became the third Hampton Roads defensive back in the Class of 2015 to choose the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Showing rare bipartisan spirit, Congress is advancing legislation to address veterans' health care in the wake of Monday's report that highlighted problems in Virginia and around the country.
In the House on Tuesday, members voted 421-0 to allow...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Group 4A (at Liberty University):
Millbrook 10, Grafton 3
Hanover 6, Sherando 2
Group 3A (at Liberty University):
Loudoun Valley 3, William Byrd 1
Poquoson 6, Tunstall 0
Group 2A (at Kiwanis Park in Salem):
Virginia High of...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A new generation of moviegoers get to be scared by "Texas Chain Saw Massacre" on the big screen forty years after its original release, and the trailer for the restored horror movie hit the web this week.
In celebration of the 1974 horror classic's...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 10:02 PM
Dr. Edwin G. Krebs, the University of Washington Nobel laureate who co-discovered the mechanism by which a wide variety of processes are turned on and off within cells and thereby led to an explosion of knowledge about how cells grow, change, divide and...